Contract Specifications

Events

Please ensure that you understand the relevant contract specs before trading. All times are in Eastern (EST) and trading hours are subject to holidays. For definitions of the terms used in these specs, please refer to our glossary.

Nadex market Underlying release / Source agency Settlement date
Nonfarm payrolls Nonfarm payrolls / Department of Labor Day of Bureau of Labor Statistics release
Unemployment rate Unemployment rate / Department of Labor Day of Bureau of Labor Statistics release
Jobless claims Jobless claims / Department of Labor Day of ETA release
GDP GDP / Department of Commerce Day of Bureau of Economic Analysis release

Binary option contracts

Nonfarm payrolls

Duration Expiration Strike width No. of contracts Trading hours
Weekly 8:25am, day of Bureau of Labor Statistics release Consecutive increments between 15,000 and 150,000, as determined by Nadex 5 Mon, 8am-5pm; Mon-Thu, 6pm-5pm, Thu-Fri, 6pm-8:25am

Unemployment rate

Duration Expiration Strike width No. of contracts Trading hours
Weekly 8:25am, day of Bureau of Labor Statistics release Consecutive increments between 0.0% and 5.0%, as determined by Nadex 5 Mon, 8am-5pm; Mon-Thu, 6pm-5pm; Thu-Fri, 6pm-8:25am

Jobless claims

Duration Expiration Strike width No. of contracts Trading hours
Weekly 8:25am, day of ETA release Consecutive increments between 2,000 and 30,000, as determined by Nadex 5 Mon, 8am-5pm; Mon-Wed, 6pm-5pm; Wed-Thu, 6pm-8:25am

GDP

Duration Expiration Strike width No. of contracts Trading hours
Weekly 8:25am, day of Bureau of Economic Analysis release Consecutive increments between 0.0% and 5.0%, as determined by Nadex 5 Mon, 8am-5pm; Mon-Thu, 6pm-5pm; Thu-Fri, 6pm-4:15pm*
* Trading commences five trade dates before the scheduled release and expires on date of scheduled release. Release does not always fall on the same day of the week.

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